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  • newFTIL sells power bourse platform to IEX for Rs 108 cr
    The software platform was being exclusively used by the IEX since 2008. In a BSE filing, Financial Technologies (India) Ltd said that it has executed a "Perpetual License Agreement" with IEX for granting licence of its application software along with source code for an aggregate "one-time licence-fee of Rs 108 crore".
    - 6 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:28pm -
  • newIndia seeks SoftBank push for Modi's solar goal
    The tenders are part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious plans to raise solar capacity five fold to 100,000 MW by 2022 to meet India's growing power needs, create jobs and fight climate change without committing to an emission target.
    - 6 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:59pm -
  • newAmway eyes Rs 6,000 cr revenue from India ops in 10 years
    Even as direct selling has seen a significant downturn globally, Amway has bet big on India and has invested in a Rs 600-crore manufacturing plant despite several regulatory hurdles plaguing the sector.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:42pm -
  • newIndiabulls Real Estate appoints Vishal Damani as Joint MD
    In a filing to the BSE, Mumbai-based Indiabulls Real Estate said that the Board of Directors have appointed Vishal Damani as Director on its board, designated as Joint Managing Director of the company.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:42pm -
  • newSyngene to invest $100 mn for new plant in Mangalore SEZ
    "The company is planning to set up a new manufacturing facility at Mangalore SEZ and is in the process of acquiring 40 acres of land and obtaining necessary approvals," Syngene International said in a statement on BSE. The estimated expenditure for setting up the facility is USD 100 million, it added.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:42pm -
  • newOrient Green Power seeks shareholders nod to raise Rs 250cr
    The company has called an extra ordinary general meeting next month to pass different special resolutions for issuance of preferential shares as per a regulatory filing by Orient Green Power.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:23pm -
  • newSBI says bankruptcy code can't solve all problems for banks
    "The bankruptcy code was to be ready by the end of July, and I think it's going to be ready any of these days," Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had said on August 18.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:18pm -
  • newAshwani Lohani takes over as CMD of Air India
    Besides, Indian Commercial Pilots' Association (ICPA) is also conducting a secret ballot from today till September 6 to decide whether to declare a strike at the state-run airline against a notification by the airline management removing pilots from the workmen category.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:18pm -
  • newPK Singh new SAIL Chairman
    "PESB recommended the following name for the post of Chairman, Steel Authority Of India Ltd (SAIL) - P K Singh," it said in a notification. Singh took over as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Durgapur Steel Plant in 2012.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:18pm -
  • newFairfax proposal to buy 26% in IIFL gets CCI nod
    Under the deal, announced in July, Fairfax would purchase an additional 26 percent shareholding in IIFL through an open offer. In a tweet today, Competition Commission of India (CCI) said it has approved "acquisition of up to 26 percent of equity shares of IIFL Holdings Ltd by Fairfax".
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:18pm -
  • newAxis Bank cuts deposit rates by 50 bps
    For deposits of over one year but under two years, they have been cut by up to 0.20 percent, the official said, while the longer tenor ones of over two years but under 10 years have been cut by up to 0.30 percent.
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 7:20pm -
  • newElder Pharmaceuticals CFO Bimal Desai resigns
    "Bimal Desai, Chief Financial Officer of the company has resigned with effect from August 31. Management has accepted his resignation and he has been relived from the services," the company said in a statement.
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 7:10pm -
  • newITC to enter dairy market with ghee
    The company's ambitious dairy business will rollout in the next few years, other products following ghee will include packaged milk, butter, cheese and chocolates to take on category leaders such as Amul, Nestle, PepsiCo, Hindustan Unilever and Dabur.
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 7:10pm -
  • newAzure Power commissions 30 MW plant in Durg, Chhattisgarh
    Recently, Azure Power commissioned a 100 MW capacity plant in Rajasthan, largest solar power project under the National Solar Mission making Azure the single largest owner and operator of projects under the NSM with a cumulative operational capacity of 142 MW.
    - 9 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 6:27pm -
  • newNomura expects strong growth in August MHCV, PV sales
    Strong growth for medium heavy commercial vehicle (MHCV) space may be led by pre buying ahead of mandatory ABS (anti-lock braking system) implementation from October 1, 2015.
    - 10 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 5:38pm -

Reuters India

  • newRBI names SBI, ICICI two banks "too big to fail"
    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Reserve Bank of India (RBI) named State Bank of India and ICICI Bank on Monday as "systemically important", lining the lenders up for tougher supervision to avoid collapses that could rattle the financial system and economy.
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:23pm -
  • newIndia seeks SoftBank push for Modi's solar goal
    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has closed bids for a third of its target of tendering 15,000 megawatts (MW) of solar projects this fiscal year, a government official said, and is expecting interest from investors such as SoftBank to lift the industry.
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 7:07pm -
  • newExpert views - Economic growth slows to 7 percent in April-June
    MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's economic growth slowed to a lower-than-expected 7 percent in the three months through June from 7.5 percent in the previous quarter, government data showed on Monday.
    - 9 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 6:07pm -
  • newJuly infrastructure output growth slows to three-month low of 1.1 percent
    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's annual infrastructure output growth slowed to a three-month low of 1.1 percent in July, dragged down by a contraction in steel production and a slowdown in output of coal and refinery products, government data showed on Monday.
    - 10 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 5:21pm -
  • newDubai gold retailer defaults on $136 million, banks consider options
    ABU DHABI/DUBAI (Reuters) - A Dubai-based gold and jewellery retailer has defaulted on loans worth about 500 million dirhams ($136.2 million), with banks considering options including legal action to retrieve the money, four banking and trade sources told Reuters.
    - 10 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 5:13pm -
  • newApril-July fiscal deficit at 69 pct of annual target
    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's fiscal deficit was 3.85 trillion rupees ($57.93 billion) during April-July, or 69.3 percent of the full-year target, government data showed on Monday.
    - 10 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 4:49pm -
  • newMarkets end lower, post biggest monthly drop since Nov 2011
    REUTERS - India's stock markets ended nearly 0.5 percent lower on Monday as concerns about a deficient monsoon and weak rupee curtailed optimism around likely strong GDP data due later in the day.
    - 11 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:45pm -
  • newGold steadies, awaiting fresh clues on U.S. rate rise
    LONDON (Reuters) - Gold steadied on Monday after last week's slide as a retreat in the dollar lent support, but indications that the Federal Reserve may still raise interest rates this year despite recent market turmoil weighed on the metal.
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:19pm -
  • newAnalysis - Why reforms don't work so well in Italy
    ROME (Reuters) - When Italian Public Administration Minister Marianna Madia tried to take advantage of a reform that should have allowed her to change her residency online, the local council said it couldn't be done.
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:01pm -
  • newChina state media announces confessions in probes into stocks plunge
    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday following investigations into recent stock market gyrations, including from a detained reporter who admitted to spreading false information that caused "panic and disorder".
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 2:56pm -
  • newSlowing economy hits earnings at top Chinese machinery makers
    BEIJING (Reuters) - China's slowing economy has taken its toll on the first-half earnings of major construction machinery makers Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co Ltd and Sany Heavy Industry Co Ltd.
    - 17 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:51am -
  • newJapan July industrial output falls, signals laboured economic recovery
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's industrial output unexpectedly fell in July in a worrying sign that high inventories and weak overseas demand could further hamper an economy struggling to recover from a slump in the second quarter.
    - 19 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:33am -
  • newIndian economy offers hope as China struggles
    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - For investors worried about the health of emerging economies, India's gross domestic product data for April-June should supply some cheer on Monday - the country is expected to remain the fastest growing major economy for a second straight quarter.
    - 19 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:07am -
  • newWorld to Fed: We're prepared for U.S. rate hike, so don't delay
    JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - Central bankers from around the world are telling their American counterparts that they are ready for a U.S. interest rate hike and would prefer that the Federal Reserve make the move without further ado.
    - 19 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:05am -
  • newSuzuki Motor says it will buy back VW stake as court settles feud
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Suzuki Motor Corp said on Sunday it would buy back the 19.9 percent stake it sold to Volkswagen AG after an international arbitration court ordered the German automaker to sell its holding.
    - 19 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:00am -

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  • newMuted consumption sees growth lower at 7% in Q1 - Financial Express

    Muted consumption sees growth lower at 7% in Q1 - Financial Express

    Financial ExpressMuted consumption sees growth lower at 7% in Q1Financial ExpressGiven that the economic expansion came on a relatively favourable base, the government's projection of achieving a growth rate in the range of 8-8.5% this fiscal seems ambitious. (Reuters). India's economy grew a lower-than-expected 7% in the first ...Economic growth slows to 7% in April-June quarterThe Indian ExpressExcl: India Chief Statistician explains Q1 GDP numbersMoneycontrol.comEconomic Growth Slows to 7%, B…
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:02am -
  • newHDFC Bank drops loan rates by 35 bps - Financial Express

    HDFC Bank drops loan rates by 35 bps - Financial Express

    Financial ExpressHDFC Bank drops loan rates by 35 bpsFinancial ExpressHDFC Bank has now pruned its lending rate by a total 65 bps in 2015, which is almost a complete transmission of policy rate reductions by the RBI — a total 75 bps in 2015 so far. By: FE Bureau | Mumbai | September 1, 2015 12:46 AM ...HDFC Bank slashes lending rate by 35 basis points; Canara Bank by 10 bpsHindu Business LineHDFC Bank leads base rate cut, at 9.35% offers lowest nowDaily News & AnalysisHDFC Bank springs base r…
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 12:49am -
  • newFinance ministry rap to RBI on Telangana may spark row - Times of India

    Finance ministry rap to RBI on Telangana may spark row - Times of India

    IndileakFinance ministry rap to RBI on Telangana may spark rowTimes of IndiaMUMBAI: In what could spark off fresh tension between the government and the RBI, the Union finance ministry has blamed the central bank for improperly deducting Rs 1,274 crore of income tax demand from the account of Telangana and directed the RBI to ...Govt tells RBI to reverse deduction from Telangana fundLivemintGovernment asks RBI to reverse IT deductions of TelanganaEconomic TimesRBI to pay back Rs.1274 crore to T…
    - 3 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 12:40am -
  • newGovernment Bonds Over-Subscribed; FIIs Put in Bids Worth Rs. 987-Cr - NDTV

    Government Bonds Over-Subscribed; FIIs Put in Bids Worth Rs. 987-Cr - NDTV

    NDTVGovernment Bonds Over-Subscribed; FIIs Put in Bids Worth Rs. 987-CrNDTVNew Delhi: Government bonds today attracted bids of Rs. 987 crore from foreign investors against Rs. 561 crore worth of securities put on offer. The auction was held at BSE's ebidxchange platform for allocation of foreign institutional investors ...Govt bonds over-subscribed; FIIs put in bids worth Rs.987 croreLivemintGovt bonds over-subscribed; FIIs put in bids worth Rs 987crMoneycontrol.comall 6 news articles »
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:06pm -
  • newCredit growth pick up only after economy deleverages: Barclays report - Economic Times

    Credit growth pick up only after economy deleverages: Barclays report - Economic Times

    Moneycontrol.comCredit growth pick up only after economy deleverages: Barclays reportEconomic TimesMUMBAI: Credit growth, which has been muted for the past few quarters, is likely to pick up only after the real economy deleverages, says a Barclays report. "Historically, credit growth has been accompanied by a pick-up in deleveraging as seen in 2005 ...Credit growth pick up only after eco deleverages: BarclaysMoneycontrol.comall 6 news articles »
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 10:49pm -
  • newGovt allows Reliance Industries to sell LPG to private marketers - Financial Express

    Govt allows Reliance Industries to sell LPG to private marketers - Financial Express

    Financial ExpressGovt allows Reliance Industries to sell LPG to private marketersFinancial ExpressThe government has permitted Reliance Industries to sell up to 1.2 lakh tonnes of LPG produced at its plants to private cooking gas marketers. By: PTI | New Delhi | August 31, 2015 9:29 PM. G+. Reliance Industries has been permitted to sell up to 10 ...Government allows Reliance Industries to sell LPG to private marketersEconomic TimesReliance Industries allowed to sell LPG to private marketersBusin…
    - 6 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:30pm -
  • newSwiss banks petrified by Modi's black money law, ask customers to comply - Firstpost

    Swiss banks petrified by Modi's black money law, ask customers to comply - Firstpost

    FirstpostSwiss banks petrified by Modi's black money law, ask customers to complyFirstpostRight from 1950, India has had the dubious distinction of rolling out amnesty schemes quinquennially so much so that the same set of people participated in successive schemes with a smirk on their faces. This of course by contemptuously disregarding ...Black money: Swiss banks ask Indians to use compliance windowIBNLiveSwiss say 'no' to arms-deal bribery probe as India's black money law pricksdomain-BSpooke…
    - 6 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:43pm -
  • newIndia must encourage entry of Renminbi into IMF's SDR: Arvind Subramanian - The Hindu

    India must encourage entry of Renminbi into IMF's SDR: Arvind Subramanian - The Hindu

    The HinduIndia must encourage entry of Renminbi into IMF's SDR: Arvind SubramanianThe HinduIndia should encourage the entry of China's currency into the International Monetary Fund's basket of Special Drawing Rights (SDR), and support the internationalisation of the Renminbi, Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian said on Monday.Crisis unlikely to affect China's economic power: Arvind SubramanianBusiness StandardChinese slowdown opportunity for India: CEA Arvind SubramanianEconomic TimesChine…
    - 7 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:04pm -
  • newPetrol price cut by Rs 2/ litre, diesel by Rs.0.50/litre - Moneycontrol.com

    Petrol price cut by Rs 2/ litre, diesel by Rs.0.50/litre - Moneycontrol.com

    Moneycontrol.comPetrol price cut by Rs 2/ litre, diesel by Rs.0.50/litreMoneycontrol.comPetrol price will be cut by Rs 2 per litre and diesel by 50 paise per litre with effect from midnight tonight. Google +. Like this story, share it with millions of investors on M3. Petrol price cut by Rs 2/ litre, diesel by Rs.0.50/litre. Petrol price ...Petrol price cut by Rs 2 per litre, diesel by 50 paise with effect from midnightEconomic TimesFall in petrol, diesel prices in Mumbai from midnightTimes of I…
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 7:32pm -
  • newFlipkart Customers to Get Refund Within 24 Hours - NDTV

    Flipkart Customers to Get Refund Within 24 Hours - NDTV

    NDTVFlipkart Customers to Get Refund Within 24 HoursNDTVNew Delhi: E-commerce major Flipkart on Monday launched its instant refund mechanism facility, a move that will help its customers get refunds as early as within 24 hours of returning the product. Previously, the refund process used to take three to ...Flipkart will return your money in a dayFinancial Expressall 43 news articles »
    - 14 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 1:23pm -

Yahoo! World Business

  • newPart I of 2: Boost Your Emotional Intelligence: Take The Five Day EQ Challenge

    Part I of 2: Boost Your Emotional Intelligence: Take The Five Day EQ Challenge

    "Empathy occurs in the moment one human being speaks with another." - Alfred Adler, Understanding Human Nature We know that Emotional Intelligence can be learned, but like everything there's no quick fix. It takes time, commitment and dedication. So, how do we do it? Check out what makes up Emotional Intelligence and take the "Five Day EQ...
    - 22 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:51am -
  • newAustralia gives tourists a reason to put the selfie stick away

    - 22 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:51am -
  • newChipotle sued over GMO-free menu claims

    Chipotle sued over GMO-free menu claims

    A California woman has accused the popular chain in a lawsuit of false advertising after it trumpeted on April 27 that it was the first national restaurant company to use only ingredients that are free of controversial genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. In her lawsuit filed Friday in federal court in San Francisco, the plaintiff Colleen Gallagher also alleged that Chipotle violated the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act because its food labeling is false and misleading, and deceived diner…
    - 24 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:49am -
  • newAre you Managing Your Business or Leading Your Organization?

    Are you Managing Your Business or Leading Your Organization?

    Photo by TassieEye licensed under CC By-NC-ND 2.0Managing a business is very different than leading an organization. This distinction may sound subtle or merely seem like semantics. The fact is, however, that this difference is often the determinate between stagnation and growth. Leaders who fall into the trap of managing fail to spend the...
    - 26 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:47am -
  • new5 Easy Steps to Top-Notch Customer Service

    5 Easy Steps to Top-Notch Customer Service

    Business owners often scramble to find technically competent employees to fill positions, so our desire for a truly customer-friendly workforce can sometimes be put on the back burner. This is a risky move for new businesses or even companies in expansion mode. Building and keeping a team that puts customers first provides a solid foundation...
    - 32 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:41am -
  • newWall Street's worst month in three years ends on a sour note

    Wall Street's worst month in three years ends on a sour note

    Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer on Saturday said U.S. inflation would likely rebound as pressure from the dollar fades, allowing the Fed to raise interest rates gradually. Many analysts took Fischer's comments as a sign the Fed would raise rates in September, instead of December. "What you see in the market today is caused by Fischer's comments over the weekend.
    - 40 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:33am -
  • newSamsung's Gear S2 is a classy Tizen watch with a rotating bezel

    - 43 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:30am -
  • newWorld's most advanced digital camera will power a space telescope
    If you think the 50-megapixel sensor in your new DSLR is hot stuff, you haven't seen anything yet. The Department of Energy has given the all-clear to build the Large Synoptic Survey Telecscope's 3.2-gigapixel ...
    - 1 hour ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:05am -
  • newGoogle is working to make 4K video less of a data hog
    Ultra HD 4K video is still in its infancy, but there's no doubt the format will become increasingly popular in the next year or two. Huge players like YouTube and Netflix already support it, but delivering ...
    - 1 hour ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:44am -
  • newApple partners with Cisco to boost enterprise business

    Apple partners with Cisco to boost enterprise business

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Monday teamed up with network gear maker Cisco Systems Inc to improve the performance of its iPad and iPhone devices on Cisco's corporate network. Cisco will provide services specially optimized for iOS devices across mobile, cloud, and on premises-based collaboration tools such as Cisco Spark, Cisco Telepresence and Cisco WebEx, the companies said in a statement. Apple is expanding its foothold in the enterprise arena at a time when iPad sales are shrinking.
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:40am -
  • newFiat Chrysler offers $100 debit cards to owners of recalled U.S. vehicles

    Fiat Chrysler offers $100 debit cards to owners of recalled U.S. vehicles

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is offering $100 prepaid debit cards to owners of recalled vehicles to help ensure cars and trucks with potential safety defects get repaired, the company said on Monday. The U.S. arm of the automaker is also offering $1,000 in special discounts or incentives to the owners of recalled vehicles, if they choose to trade them in and buy a new car or truck. FCA has had difficulty convincing some owners of its older-model recalled vehicles to bring them in for repairs, inclu…
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:33am -
  • newDow Sees Biggest Monthly Decline Since 2010
    Stocks capped the final trading day of the month in red as investors remained skittish over the odds of a September rate increase, while cheering oil's surge.
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:30am -
  • newOil up 8 percent on lower U.S. output, OPEC talk; biggest surge since 1990

    Oil up 8 percent on lower U.S. output, OPEC talk; biggest surge since 1990

    By Robert Gibbons NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil futures soared on Monday for a third consecutive day, rising more than 8 percent, as a downward revision of U.S. crude production data and OPEC's readiness to talk with other producers helped extend the biggest price surge in 25 years. U.S. crude oil prices have skyrocketed more than $10 a barrel in three days, erasing the month's declines as a series of relatively small-scale supply disruptions and output risks prompted bearish traders to take profits…
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:23am -
  • newCheck out some gameplay from Destiny's 'The Taken King' expansion
    The Taken King is a massive expansion due to hit Destiny on September 15th, bringing new strike missions, three new subclasses (including skill trees), exclusive gear and more goodies. The expansion's ...
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:23am -
  • newNerves on edge as Chinese authorities probe market mayhem

    Nerves on edge as Chinese authorities probe market mayhem

    BEIJING/LONDON (Reuters) - The head of hedge fund manager Man Group Plc's China business has been taken into custody to help authorities in a probe into recent market volatility, Bloomberg reported on Monday, while separately a local financial reporter confessed on national TV to having spread false information that caused "panic and disorder". Both are likely to jangle nerves in the financial industry as regulators try to find out who they think was behind China's wild stock market rollercoaste…
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:05am -
  • new​Apple's Cisco partnership highlights enterprise app master plan

    ​Apple's Cisco partnership highlights enterprise app master plan

    Apple has signed up another enterprise giant without skin in the mobile platform and device game. Cisco, along with IBM, can give Apple a big enterprise boost.
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:05am -
  • newAlgorithm turns any picture into the work of a famous artist

    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:02am -
  • new​VMware goes container crazy with vSphere integrated containers

    ​VMware goes container crazy with vSphere integrated containers

    You name the container, VMware is bringing it to VMware vSphere.
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 12:59am -
  • newCisco is optimizing networks for Apple devices
    Apple isn't content to expand its foothold in the workplace solely through major app deals and developer initiatives -- it wants corporate networks to be Apple-friendly as well. The Cupertino crew has ...
    - 3 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 12:41am -
  • newInternet entrepreneurs back Chinese Tesla rival NextEV

    Internet entrepreneurs back Chinese Tesla rival NextEV

    By Edward Taylor and Paul Lienert FRANKFURT/DETROIT (Reuters) - A group of deep-pocketed China-based internet entrepreneurs and financial investors, including Tencent  and Hillhouse Capital, is backing an effort to create NextEV, a new rival to U.S. electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc . Hillhouse is also an investor in Uber, the U.S. ride sharing service.The backers have hired ex-Ford Motor Co executive Martin Leach to build a global automaker, a NextEV spokeswoman said on Monday. The backers…
    - 3 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 12:32am -
  • newColombia is conducting widescale illegal surveillance
    Want to know why it's important to have checks on mass surveillance programs? Colombia should serve as a good example. Privacy International reports that the country not only collects bulk internet and ...
    - 3 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 12:20am -
  • newApple partners with Cisco to push iOS in the enterprise

    Apple partners with Cisco to push iOS in the enterprise

    The two companies announced a partnership Monday aimed at making iOS devices and apps more compatible with Cisco's corporate networks.
    - 3 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 12:18am -
  • newiHeartRadio hits Windows 10 with Cortana support
    Beating Pandora to the punch, iHeartRadio has just launched a Windows 10 app that takes full advantage of Microsoft's Cortana virtual assistant. So, in addition to streaming music and radio stations from ...
    - 3 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:58pm -
  • newiPhone malware KeyRaider stole thousands of Apple logins

    iPhone malware KeyRaider stole thousands of Apple logins

    Researchers called this the "largest known Apple account theft caused by malware."
    - 3 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:51pm -
  • newOil Gets a Boost On Slower Production Data
    The EIA determined that domestic oil output was not as strong as the agency previously thought, sending prices soaring Monday.
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:42pm -
  • newHow Qualcomm plans to make phones and tablets safe from malware

    How Qualcomm plans to make phones and tablets safe from malware

    A new security approach built into the Snapdragon 820 chip next year will provide protection from zero-day and other malware attacks.
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:33pm -
  • newMicrosoft's Project Sonar: Malware detonation as a service

    Microsoft's Project Sonar: Malware detonation as a service

    Microsoft's 'Project Sonar' service, which analyzes millions of potential exploit and malware samples in virtual machines, may be available to users outside the company in the not-too-distant future.
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:32pm -
  • newThe q-Jays earbuds are reborn, but are they worth $320?
    When spending big on audiophile headphones, folks may look at over-ear models like Masters & Dynamic's MH40 or open cans from the likes of Ultrasone. But earbuds? I doubt those are topping many people's ...
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:30pm -
  • newVMware leans on hybrid cloud for 'any app, any device' strategy

    VMware leans on hybrid cloud for 'any app, any device' strategy

    "We all know an app is meaningless without a device to get access to it anytime, anywhere," said VMware's president and COO.
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:12pm -
  • newBing wants to help you win a fantasy football championship this season

    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 11:04pm -
  • new10 Foolproof Hacks for Uncovering Your Unique Skills to Start a Business You'll Love

    10 Foolproof Hacks for Uncovering Your Unique Skills to Start a Business You'll Love

    This post was originally published on Unsettle.orgCan I tell you a secret?For a long time, I believed there was nothing I was specifically good at.Sure, I knew I liked to read and that I was okay with a pen, but I just didn't have confidence in my ability to be better than most people at something.It wasn't until fairly recently that I...
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 10:43pm -
  • newBack to School Guide 2015: Picks for the deep-pocketed

    - 5 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 10:30pm -
  • newPivotal, VMware collaborate on new Photon Platform for containers

    Pivotal, VMware collaborate on new Photon Platform for containers

    The software company unveiled its own new turnkey solution designed for VMware's new Photon Platform that was also introduced to the world on Monday.
    - 5 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 10:28pm -
  • new'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End' hits PS4 on March 18th

    - 5 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 10:16pm -
  • newThe Beauty of 'No'

    The Beauty of 'No'

    No. It is one of the most emotionally charged words in the human language; a word that can evoke a myriad of emotions from anger, to fear, to paralysis, to sadness, to heartbreak, to loss. One's ability to get comfortable and move through "no" is one of the biggest predictors of success. Let me tell you why "no" is one of my favorite words in...
    - 5 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:48pm -
  • newGoogle Life Sciences is working on another diabetes-monitoring project

    - 5 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:46pm -
  • newVenture capital cash surfers may see waves recede in market turmoil

    Venture capital cash surfers may see waves recede in market turmoil

    By Sarah McBride and Heather Somerville SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The waves of cash surfed relentlessly by some of Silicon Valley's largest venture-backed businesses are showing signs of receding amid concern the companies may already be worth more than their likely valuations once they finally go public. Investors have created 132 privately held companies valued at $1 billion or more each, according to tracker firm CB Insights, including ride-hailing service Uber [UBER.UL], accommodation servic…
    - 6 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:28pm -
  • newCarly Fiorina's Powerful New Friend
    The legendary Silicon Valley VC who voted with the rest of HP’s board to fire Fiorina in 2004 is now backing her for U.S. President.
    - 6 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:25pm -
  • newToshiba scandal continues as more accounting errors found

    Toshiba scandal continues as more accounting errors found

    By Ritsuko Ando TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp again delayed announcing its annual financial results on Monday, as new accounting errors prevented the company from drawing a line under Japan's worst corporate scandal in four years. Toshiba, which was scheduled to post its earnings for the business year ended in March, said the newly discovered problems included incorrect impairment charges on fixed assets at several subsidiaries and improperly timed booking of loss provisions at a U.S. subsidiar…
    - 9 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 6:36pm -
  • newExclusive: Citi aims to boost equities franchise amid industry shakeout

    Exclusive: Citi aims to boost equities franchise amid industry shakeout

    By John McCrank and Olivia Oran NEW YORK (Reuters) - Citigroup plans to rebuild its long-neglected equities franchise seeking to capitalize on a retrenchment by rivals in the face of new rules designed to make the financial system less risky, according to people familiar with the bank's plans. COURTING HEDGE FUNDS Citi has catered to traditional asset managers, but is now shifting its attention to hedge funds, which tend to trade more actively and can bring higher returns through fees.
    - 9 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 6:18pm -

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  • newStocks fall on Fed concerns; U.S. oil jumps 8.8 pct

    Stocks fall on Fed concerns; U.S. oil jumps 8.8 pct

    By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) - World stock indexes fell on Monday as a Federal Reserve official's comments added to investor concerns the bank may start raising interest rates in September, while oil prices jumped more than 8 percent, extending their biggest price surge in 25 years. The S&P 500 registered its biggest monthly percentage drop since May 2012 after being pummelled in the past two weeks on concerns about slowing growth in China. U.S. crude oil futures jumped 8.8 percen…
    - 23 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:50am -
  • newWall Street's worst month in three years ends on a sour note

    Wall Street's worst month in three years ends on a sour note

    Wall Street ended lower on Monday and wrapped up its worst month since 2012 after comments from a senior Federal Reserve official heightened fears among investors of a potential U.S. interest hike in September. Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer on Saturday said U.S. inflation would likely rebound as pressure from the dollar fades, allowing the Fed to raise interest rates gradually. Many analysts took Fischer's comments as a sign the Fed would raise rates in September, instead of December.
    - 37 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:36am -
  • newAnalysis - Japan nuclear power outlook bleak despite first reactor restart

    Analysis - Japan nuclear power outlook bleak despite first reactor restart

    By Kentaro Hamada and Aaron Sheldrick TOKYO (Reuters) - The number of Japanese nuclear reactors likely to restart in the next few years has halved, hit by legal challenges and worries about meeting tougher safety standards imposed in the wake of the Fukushima disaster, a Reuters analysis shows. The country has been inching back to nuclear energy, turning on its first reactor in mid-August after a two-year blackout, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and many in industry looking to cut fuel bills des…
    - 39 mins ago, 1 Sep 15, 2:34am -
  • newGold rebounds on oil rally, awaits U.S. rate hike clues

    Gold rebounds on oil rally, awaits U.S. rate hike clues

    By Marcy Nicholson and Jan Harvey NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Gold steadied on Monday, bouncing up from session lows as oil prices rallied and the U.S. dollar fell, after bullion felt earlier pressure on indications the Federal Reserve may still raise interest rates this year, despite recent market turmoil. Spot gold was up 0.04 percent to $1,134 an ounce at 3:20 p.m. EDT (1920 GMT), and was on track to close August up 3.5 percent, the strongest monthly gain since January after worries over a sl…
    - 2 hours ago, 1 Sep 15, 1:22am -
  • newIndia plans to amend RBI Act by Feb to set up monetary panel - official

    India plans to amend RBI Act by Feb to set up monetary panel - official

    By Manoj Kumar and Rajesh Kumar Singh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The government plans to change the Reserve Bank of India Act before the end of the fiscal year so it can set up a new committee to direct the country's monetary policy, retiring Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi told Reuters. The committee would be comprised of appointees from the government, the Reserve Bank of India, and independent members appointed by the government, but any changes have to be approved by the parliament, which has bl…
    - 5 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 10:24pm -
  • newExclusive - Citi aims to boost equities franchise amid industry shakeout

    Exclusive - Citi aims to boost equities franchise amid industry shakeout

    By John McCrank and Olivia Oran NEW YORK (Reuters) - Citigroup plans to rebuild its long-neglected equities franchise seeking to capitalize on a retrenchment by rivals in the face of new rules designed to make the financial system less risky, according to people familiar with the bank's plans. COURTING HEDGE FUNDS Citi has catered to traditional asset managers, but is now shifting its attention to hedge funds, which tend to trade more actively and can bring higher returns through fees.
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 7:15pm -
  • newAsian markets weigh heavy on markets, Sensex sheds 109 points
    Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Despite hopes of healthy economic expansion data, the slide in Asian bourses and a weaker rupee dented the Indian equity markets on Monday - leading a barometer index to shed 109 points.
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 6:56pm -
  • newMarkets end lower, post biggest monthly drop since Nov 2011

    Markets end lower, post biggest monthly drop since Nov 2011

    REUTERS - India's stock markets ended nearly 0.5 percent lower on Monday as concerns about a deficient monsoon and weak rupee curtailed optimism around likely strong GDP data due later in the day. The benchmark BSE Sensex closed 0.41 percent lower, while the broader Nifty fell 0.38 percent. The BSE Sensex lost 6.51 percent in August and the Nifty shed 6.58 percent, their worst monthly performance since November 2011. (Reporting by Karen Rebelo in Mumbai; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu)
    - 11 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:45pm -
  • newSensex provisionally closes 85 points down
    Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Despite hopes of healthy economic expansion data, the slide in Asian bourses and a weaker rupee dented the Indian equity markets on Monday -- leading to a barometer index provisionally closing 85 points down.
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:42pm -
  • newHow large-cap mutual funds withstood the crash
    Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Manic Monday of Aug 24 and its aftermath may have shaved a few lakh crore rupees from the market capitalisation of Indian equities but some large-cap mutual funds not only managed to buck the trend, they have also given returns higher than options such as investments in fixed deposits and pension schemes. The trend was evident with one-year return of large cap funds such as "Reliance Top 200", "Kotak 50", "Reliance Focused Large Cap Fund", "Franklin India Bluechip" and "UTI…
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:32pm -
  • newAsian markets dent Indian equities, Sensex down 59 points
    Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Despite hopes of healthy economic expansion data, the slide in Asian bourses and a weaker rupee dented the Indian equity markets during the late-afternoon trade session on Monday.
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:18pm -
  • newChina state media announces confessions in probes into stocks plunge

    China state media announces confessions in probes into stocks plunge

    Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday following investigations into recent stock market gyrations, including from a detained reporter who admitted to spreading false information that caused "panic and disorder". An official from China's securities regulator had confessed to insider trading while four senior executives from China's largest brokerage, CITIC Securities, had also confessed to insider dealing, the official Xinhua news agency reported. China is trying to boost…
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 2:56pm -
  • newSliding Asian markets dent Indian equities, Sensex down 133 points
    Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Despite hopes of healthy economic expansion data, the slide in Asian bourses and a weaker rupee dented the Indian equity markets during the mid-afternoon trade session on Monday.
    - 13 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 2:32pm -
  • newSlowing dragon, rising elephant
    With August 24 being termed 'Black Monday' as markets tumbled first in China and then in countries elsewhere. In China, the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell an astounding 8.49 percent in one day. The sentiment was echoed across world markets with benchmark indices tumbling.
    - 13 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 2:30pm -
  • newSensex sheds 75 points in early trade
    Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Monday was trading 74.60 points or 0.28 percent down during the morning session.
    - 18 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 9:32am -
  • newJapan July industrial output falls, signals laboured economic recovery

    Japan July industrial output falls, signals laboured economic recovery

    By Stanley White TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's industrial output unexpectedly fell in July in a worrying sign that high inventories and weak overseas demand could further hamper an economy struggling to recover from a slump in the second quarter. The 0.6 percent decline in output in July was much worse than the median estimate for a 0.1 percent increase and follows a 1.1 rise in June, trade ministry data showed on Monday. "Our GDP forecasts were already at the bottom of the consensus, but the risks…
    - 19 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:33am -
  • newWorld to Fed: We're prepared for U.S. rate hike, so don't delay

    World to Fed: We're prepared for U.S. rate hike, so don't delay

    By Howard Schneider and Jonathan Spicer JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - Central bankers from around the world are telling their American counterparts that they are ready for a U.S. interest rate hike and would prefer that the Federal Reserve make the move without further ado. In private and in public at last week's global central banking conference in Jackson Hole, the message from visiting policymakers was that the Fed has telegraphed an initial monetary tightening and, following a year-long ris…
    - 19 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 8:05am -
  • newColumn: Dismayed farmers, defunct policies
    If rain deficit continues at this level even by the end of September, India Meteorological Department (IMD)’s forecast would be coming true. Farmers are not only distressed but dismayed as they had great hopes from the new government and its promised policies, including the promise of 50% profit over costs. Facts speak on their own: during the last three years, average agricultural-GDP growth rate is just 1.7%, and if this year also goes like that, it would be the worst performance of agricult…
    - 23 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:49am -
  • newDipping in, after the bath

    Dipping in, after the bath

    The severe bout of global risk aversion, triggered by the yuan’s devaluation a couple of weeks ago, has significantly affected global commodity prices, equities and EM (emerging market) currencies, and India has not been an exception. The key variables used for earnings sensitivities are currency and commodity prices. The correction that has happened across the board means that even companies that are potential beneficiaries of lower commodity prices and currency have seen price corrections.
    - 24 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:40am -
  • newVC funding: Nothing ventured, nothing won

    VC funding: Nothing ventured, nothing won

    Sequoia is adding exposure to the pharma space with stakes in firms such as Akumentis Healthcare. In the same month, Sequoia put in $250 million into Snapdeal and in July deployed $100 million in Oyo Rooms.
    - 24 hours ago, 31 Aug 15, 3:34am -